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Pleasant "Thomas" O'Rear

May 30, 2012 by Anonymous

Wednesday, January 13, 1932
Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Saturday, June 2, 2012 - 14:00
Ash Creek Baptist Church.
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Ash Creek Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at White's Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Pleasant "Thomas" O'RearPleasant "Thomas" O'Rear

Thomas was born January 13, 1932, in DeKalb, to Emmitt and Sylvia Son O'Rear. He had lived in Azle and was a member of Ash Creek Baptist Church for 54 years. He was a brick mason, and co-owner of O&S Construction Company in Fort Worth.

He married Ruby Wyvonne "Wyvie" Wood, July 3, 1952, in Texarkana. Thomas honorably served in the United States Army in Korea for two years early in their marriage.

Thomas was a member of the Azle Masonic Lodge, as well as a charter member of the Aztec Saddle Club in Azle.

Thomas was preceded in death by his parents; siblings; and great-granddaughter, Logyn Brooke Jeter.

Survivors: His wife of almost 60 years, Wyvie Wood O'Rear; son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Cheryl O'Rear of Azle; daughter and son-in-law, Paula and Bo Jeter of Azle; daughter, Pam Ashford of DeWitt, Ark.; daughter and son-in-law, Rhonda and John Coontz of Azle; grandchildren, J'son Jeter and wife, Brooke, Jill Lane and husband, Scott, Jacob Jeter and wife, Amy, Chance Walker, Janna Espinoza and husband, Joey, Derek O'Rear and wife, Brianne, Cody Mahan and Hayden Mahan; and great-granddaughters, Reese Jeter, Makenna Lane, Landrie Lane, Paisley Jeter, Adisyn Walker, Holyn Espinoza and Aubree O'Rear.

Sports Calendar

Thursday, August 21

  • AHS Varsity at Northwest Classic Varsity Tournament through Aug. 23, times TBA

Friday, August 22

  • AHS Varsity vs. Pascal at Aledo, a.m.

  • AHS Varsity at Byron Nelson Scrimmage, 9 a.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy High School at Lakehill Prep, 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, August 26

  • AHS Varsity vs. Joshua at Aledo, 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS vs. Stephenville at Aledo;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, August 28

  • AHS Varsity at Volleypalozza Varsity Tournament through Aug. 30, times TBA

  • AHS JV at Joshua, 4:00 p.m.

Friday, August 29

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Fort Worth Academy, 5:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Cedar Park at Baylor University's McLane Stadium, Waco, Texas, 7:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity vs. Granbury Cornerstone at Aledo Middle School, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 30

  • AHS at Marcus I Invitational, North Lakes Park, Denton, Texas 76201, 7:00 a.m.

Tuesday, September 2

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson Centennial, 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS at Denton Guyer;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 4

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson Centennial at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

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